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31-Story North Market Proposal to be Heard by Commissions

Brent Warren Brent Warren 31-Story North Market Proposal to be Heard by Commissions

A proposal to build a large, mixed-use tower in the North Market’s parking lot has been refined and will be presented to two different design review commissions later this month. Originally proposed in 2017, there have been no public updates on the project since the summer of 2019, when a new design was unveiled and […]

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Whittier Peninsula Development Proposal Heading Back to Commission

Brent Warren Brent Warren Whittier Peninsula Development Proposal Heading Back to Commission

A proposal to bring nearly 1,000 new apartments to the Whittier Peninsula will be heard by the Brewery District Commission this week. The project, from the North Carolina-based Zimmer Development Company, calls for a total of five buildings – all roughly the same size and shape – to eventually be built on a 17-acre slice […]

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Whittier Street Proposal Moving on to Council

Brent Warren Brent Warren Whittier Street Proposal Moving on to Council

The Pizzuti Companies’ proposal to redevelop the former Whittier Street Giant Eagle will be heading to City Council after receiving a vote of approval from the Development Commission last night. The 3-2 vote from the commission came a month after the same board voted to table the project, and after many months of contentious neighborhood […]

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Plan for Giant Eagle Site Shared With Neighborhood

Brent Warren Brent Warren Plan for Giant Eagle Site Shared With Neighborhood

Representatives of the Pizzuti Companies presented the latest plans last night for a new development to replace the Giant Eagle store and parking lot at 280 E. Whittier St. The presentation was made over Zoom to the Schumacher Place Civic Association. Architect Michael Suriano, of NBBJ, laid out the general outline of the proposal and […]

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30-Story Hotel and Condo Building Proposed for Downtown

Brent Warren Brent Warren 30-Story Hotel and Condo Building Proposed for Downtown

At a time when the coronavirus pandemic and a troubled economy have led to a slow-down in new development proposals, Michael Schiff is ready to bet big on Downtown Columbus. The local developer today unveiled a proposal to build a 30-story tower on the east side of North High Street, between Spring and Long streets. […]

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The Top 10 Architectural Designs of 2018

Walker Evans Walker Evans The Top 10 Architectural Designs of 2018

For three years running, the local architects at NBBJ have now been recognized as the top designers in Columbus by the readers of Columbus Underground. This year is a bit different though, as they share the title along with Acock Associates and Hollwich Kushner for the multi-building “Gravity 2.0” project announced back in August by Kaufman Development. “Over […]

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Seven-Story Development Approved for Long Street Downtown

Brent Warren Brent Warren Seven-Story Development Approved for Long Street Downtown

Another large surface parking lot Downtown will be going away soon. A seven-story, 234-unit mixed-use project to be built at 230 E. Long St. was approved by the Downtown Commission this morning. The development, from Denver-based Charles Street Investment Partners and designed by NBBJ and Architectural Alliance, had been before the commission twice previously. It […]

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The Columbus Coffee Festival Returns!

The 6th Annual Columbus Coffee Festival returns on Saturday September 25th and Sunday September 26th!

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